High-level Round Table: Sustain-a-BALL: Women in Sport for a Sustainable World, Brazil 2014

UN-HABITAT has recently organized a high-level Round Table session in the Brazilian Capital to discuss, among other things, sport opportunities for young people in urban centers and its benefits for sustainable development. Very successful meeting hosted several representatives of local and federal government, three UN agencies, civil society and youth representatives. The meeting has helped to establish new partnerships opportunities for the UN-HABITAT to further engage in the subject matter and collaborate with other high-profile players on advancing the campaign for advancement of women in sport as well as promote more and better sporting opportunities for young people in urban centers.

If you have missed it but would like to know what has been said and discussed, and how to get involved in the future action, have a look at our event report: Full report 1.